Life of the Beloved: Spiritual Living in a Secular World

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Crossroad Publishing Company, Sep 1, 2002 - Religion - 156 pages
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Initially written for a Jewish friend, Life of the Beloved has become Henri Nouwen’s greatest legacy to Christians around the world. This sincere testimony of the power and invitation of Christ is indeed a great guide to a truly uplifting spiritual life in today’s world.

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This is a wonderful book!

User Review  - Miss M - Christianbook.com

This is a book that helps everyone struggling to live as God's own in this turbulent world. I strongly recommend it as a marvelous resource in everyone's library. Read full review

The best book on spirituality that I've ever read!

User Review  - suziq - Christianbook.com

When I saw the title of this book, I assumed it was about Jesus, a life of God's beloved son. But Nouwen's most basic idea is that we are all, each and everyone us, of all traditions, the Beloved of ... Read full review

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About the author (2002)

He was born in the Netherlands in 1932. An ordained priest and gifted teacher, he taught at several universities including Notre Dame, Harvard and Yale. He was a missionary in Peru. He died of a heart attack in 1996.

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